Police tonight confirmed that they have found Auckland teenager Talia Benfell, who was reported missing three weeks ago.

Talia has been found in Wellington and is reported to be 'safe and well'.

Waitakere police had earlier this week appealed for information abut the 13-year-old, who has previously run away.

The teenager was reported missing on May 25 and was last seen at an address in Green Bay, West Auckland.

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She had not made any contact with friends or family since then, police said.